Queen Elizabeth Says She Wishes the Royal Baby Would "Hurry Up"

Ladies Day at Royal Ascot

Jul. 17 2013, Published 2:52 p.m. ET

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I am really over waiting for the royal baby. I'm over it, Kate Middleton is definitely over it, and as of today, Queen Elizabeth is formally, royally Over It.

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At an appearance today, the soon-to-be great-grandmother was asked by a schoolgirl whether she wants the baby to be a boy or a girl. The Queen responded, "I don’t really mind but I’m going on holiday soon so I would like the baby to hurry up and arrive soon."Who knew the old lady had such a sense of humor?

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Her response was hilarious—That better get a move on so I can get my vaca on—and the young lady thought, ‘I thought the Queen’s reply was a good one. After all, she wouldn’t want to have a baby while she was on holiday." Truth.

Are you getting impatient waiting for the royal baby? Are you as amused as I am by the queen's response? Do you think the baby will arrive today? Tell us in the comments below or tweet us @OKMagazine.


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